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4917 Gartrell Rd, Summerland, British Columbia, Canada
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Description: This is absolutly a place not to be missed. The family is great and the...
This is absolutly a place not to be missed. The family is great and the food, something you will talk about for the rest of your life
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Our absolute favourite winery in the Okanagan

Every May long weekend, I go with a group of friends wine touring in the Okanagan. Silkscarf has been our fave for several years now. The family-owned and run boutique winery always has a collection of unique wines and they are superb hosts. We always leave with cases of their best wines. It's a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Every May long weekend, I go with a group of friends wine touring in the Okanagan. Silkscarf has been our fave for several years now. The family-owned and run boutique winery always has a collection of unique wines and they are superb hosts. We always leave with cases of their best wines. It's a must-do!

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

A bit on the pricey side, this winery offers distinct wines that stand apart from other Summerland wineries. The muscat riesling, the Syrah Rose and some of the Syrah vintages have been simply outstanding. A small tasting room offers one-on-one intimate tasting experience. Don't miss this one!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Stopped by in a whim and so glad we did. Quiet and quaint. Refurbished home nestled among the orchard trees. Friendly, knowledgable staff. Ensemble Blanc has got to be my ultimate favourite wine now; fabulous!! Need to go back a pick up a case (or two 😉).

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

We spent the afternoon in the area, this was our least favorite. We much preferred Heaven's Gate, Thornhaven & Sonoran. All of these three we thought had better wine, better wine prices, and no tasting fee.

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Rici292, Owner at Silkscarf, responded to this review

Firstly, let me say that I definitely agree that my colleagues in Summerland do make excellent wines. And we are proud to be part of the Bottleneck Drive group. As of the comment about charging tasting fees: This review is the ultimate proof that our decision to charge for tasting was and is our best and smartest decision we have... More 

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

This was our first visit to silk scarf and we walked out after a tasting facilitated by the owner Ronie that was friendly and informative and engaging. The wines are beautiful and will become our regular stop on visits to the Sumerland Penticton area. Nice job. Thanks Silkscarf.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We've been making Silkscarf winery a "must-stop" anytime we are in the Okanagan valley, this trip in early May was no exception. The always warm reception and welcoming smile is just the begining of tasting some of the best wines the Okanagan has to offer. Roie and Ruth are gracious hosts and have a passion in describing their fabulous wines.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Enjoyed our visit with Ruth and Roie. Very knowledgeable and are willing to share their information and stories. Their wines are amazing. Good to drink now but will be exceptional if you let them age for a year or two. We did buy several bottles, attached to each is a 'when to open' note! In fact I bought a bottle... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We stopped at silk scarf on our way to Dirty Laundry. The winery is really small, but the friendliness of the owners made up for that. They came right over and indulged us in a nice tasting. Try the cherry port, it's fantastic!

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Summerland, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Not too much ambiance but very knowledge owners. Great wines,quality superb.we had the opportunity to choose what we liked.i'd recommend going there for high quality wine.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

I really enjoyed the wines at Silkscarf - they have a fantastic Riesling Muscat and a lovely cherry wine. The owners were really nice as well.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 4917 Gartrell Rd, Summerland, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Summerland

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  • Cuisine: International

Description

This is absolutly a place not to be missed. The family is great and the food, something you will talk about for the rest of your life

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